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  • Adventure Bound Tours

    The Best

Lisa's story

July 6th, 2018

We’re a family of 4 that recently completed Kokoda, Anzac Trek, with Adventure Bound. Our trek was made possible with the experience and organisation of Olly, Billie and their fantastic PNG porters. This trek proved to be physically and emotionally testing, made easier with fancy equipment and cooked meals…

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  • Adventure Bound Tours

    Lifechanging

Greg's story

July 6th, 2018

I am Greg Chamberlain and a participant in one of the most amazing, humbling, life changing experiences with a bunch of people who will forever be in my heart and soul. The Trek – hardest thing I have completed in my near 50years…. even harder with a broken knee…

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    Beautiful

Justin's story

July 6th, 2018

From Day 1, the hard work had begun but the views made it worth it. This continued for 9 days, with hard work ending with awesome views and campsites. Having personal porters with us, helping us with our every need made it a very do-able and enjoyable time. So…

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    Journey!

Brooke's story

July 5th, 2018

What an amazing journey! It almost doesn’t feel real to say we completed the whole trek! We had excellent weather, amazing porters who were from the local villages we went through along the way, no serious injuries and it certainly brought a tear or two to my eyes as…

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    AMAZING

Catherine 's story

July 5th, 2018

We had a group of 16 from Melbourne, Australia, all very keen to trek Kokoda and we were not disappointed. In fact, it far exceeded our expectations!
South Sea Horizons were the perfect Tour Operators, their staff became our trekking family. None of us minded the early morning wake-ups (wakey-wakey!)…

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    Absolutely Amazing

Tim's story

July 5th, 2018

Absolutely amazing experience that was made all the more memorable by the South Sea Horizons porters! They allowed us to enjoy the amazing scenery, history and culture without ever having to worry about slipping over because they were always right there, without having to worry about fresh water as…

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    Breathtaking

Lisa's story

July 5th, 2018

I headed off on Kokoda with 3 of my closest friends for a once-in-a-lifetime experience. I was anxious, excited and overwhelmed before starting, but as soon as we met the rest of the trekkers and were introduced to our amazing team leaders and porters from South Sea Horizons, I…

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    Memorable

Bree's story

July 5th, 2018

Kokoda- where do I even begin to start! What an amazing and memorable experience! Everyday we walked, and by walked I mean hiked up and down extreme inclines and declines on mountains. We bathed, and by bathed I mean we got into freezing cold water under a drain pipe…

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    Remarkable

Billee's story

July 5th, 2018

Kokoda showed me the REAL Papua New Guinea!!! The people are so welcoming, so caring and so giving, which really helps to make you feel comfortable and at home in such unfamiliar surroundings. Our guides were all local, many of which lived on the villages along the track, we…

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    Breathtaking!

Jenny 's story

July 5th, 2018

Literally and figuratively breathtaking! What an amazing 11 days in PNG with 8 days trekking the Kokoda Track from Kokoda to Owers Corner. I am so thankful we trekked with South Sea Horizons as all the guides and porters are direct descendants of Fuzzy Wuzzy Angels and they live…

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